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By The Time Help Arrived, It Was 160 Degrees In This Car
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
While her owners basked in the air-conditioned comfort of a shopping mall, this little dog was gasping for air in a brutally overheated car. When firefighters arrived on the scene they found the temperature inside the car had reached 160 degrees.
A Poem About You! (Video)   video
Offbeat  (tags: poetry, inspiration, empathy, poem, individuality, flowers )

Yusuf
- 13 hours ago - youtube.com
A poem by simply_kenna
EU Referendum: England Leads UK to Exited
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, UK, Brexit, England, UK )

Ray
- 23 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Voters in England have led the UK's way out of the European Union with more than 70% opting to leave in nine areas of the country.
Gun-Control Protest Sparks Chaotic Scenes in US Congress
Offbeat  (tags: Protection Protest, Gun Control, Congress, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
There have been chaotic scenes in the lower house of the US Congress as Democrats staged a sit-in to demand a vote on gun control legislation.
New Theories on Mystery Beast in Concord Cemetery
Offbeat  (tags: Cocord, NH, cemetary, mystery beast )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
Police in New Hampshire say a macabre mammal spotted in a town cemetery is likely a mangy fox - not a "zombie dog" or mythical beast as some have speculated.
EU Referendum: Shocked Members Urge Solidarity and Change
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, EU leaders, Europe )

Ray
- 23 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Shocked EU leaders have called for stability and solidarity - but also for change and reform - after the UK voted to leave the organisation
Orangutan Put In Tiny Cage As A Baby Grows Too Big To Get Out The Door
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
Krismon the orangutan waited an incredible 19 years for his rescue. Back in 1997, Krismon was sold into captivity after his mother was killed in front of him. He was given to a member of the Indonesian military.
European Union Referendum: UK Goes to the Polls
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, UK, EU Membership, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Voting is under way in a historic referendum on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union or leave.
Huge Ivory Bust in South Sudan âEUR" Goods Headed for Malaysia
Offbeat  (tags: ivory bust, South Sudan, Wildlife Services, animals, crime, environment, government, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 11 hours ago - ifaw.org
The ivory tusks and pieces weighed 2,800 pounds and were confiscated at Juba International Airport in South Sudan. IFAW congratulates the South Sudan Wildlife Service, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism.
Little Wild Cat Survives Attack And Gets Fitted With Tiny Casts
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
Veterinarians recently came to the rescue of an adorable little wild cat who was found on the verge of death in the forests of Colombia. She'd suffered numerous fractures to her limbs during an attack by other animals. Local villagers saved her from drown
Orphaned Orangutan Was Shot And Then Abandoned In A Store
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Angie
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
In the brief time he's been on the planet, this precious baby orangutan has experienced more pain and suffering than any creature should in a lifetime. But thanks to the kindness of those helping him overcome it, he's now learning what a caring place the
Interview Opportunity: Animal Coalition Condemns ArmyâEUR(TM)s Cruel Plan to Eliminate Horses
Offbeat  (tags: eliminating horses, animal coalition, animal legal defence fund, animals, humans, protection )

Lone
- 1 day ago - aldf.org
Despite public outcry, the Army released a plan that aims to eliminate the population of horses over a period of three years. A coalition led by the Animal Legal Defense FundâEUR"the leading legal advocacy organization for animalsâEUR"condemns the plan....
EU Referendum: Brexit Sparks Calls for Other EU Votes
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, UK, EU Project, Europe )

Ray
- 23 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The UK's vote to leave the EU has sparked demands from far-right parties for referendums in other member states. France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the French must now also have the right to choose
JRR Tolkien's Annotated Middle-Earth Map on Show at Bodleian
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Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A map of the fictional Middle-earth annotated by Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien has gone on display.
Woman Tries To Save A Life With A Facebook Post And Ends Up Saving 13
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 5 hours ago - thedodo.com
When Cassandra Clark first saw a husky hanging out on a balcony near her house in Dallas, he at least had room to move around. Clark saw the dog outside again, this time with a metal muzzle around his mouth. A little while later, she saw him left on the p
This Rabbit May Be ConservationâEUR(TM)s Newest, Cutest Success Story
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Angie
- 4 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
The New England cottontail population has declined by more than 75 percent since 1960, mostly from habitat loss caused by development. There are now only five small populations across a range from Maine to New York.
Love Letters From the Trenches of the Somme to Belfast Sweetheart
Offbeat  (tags: WW1, Trenches, Love Letters, Somme, Discovery, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
First World War love letters sent from the trenches to east Belfast, They lay carefully wrapped-up in a safe place for a century. It's only recently that they were discovered and returned to the homeland of the man who penned them.
   

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